v. i.1.To cry with a full, loud, continued sound.
[imp. & p. p. Roared ; p. pr. & vvb. n. Roaring.]
2.To cry loudly, as in pain, distress, or anger.
2.To make a loud, confused sound, as winds, waves, passing vehicles, a crowd of persons when shouting together, or the like.
The brazen throat of war had ceased to roar.
- Milton.
3.To be boisterous; to be disorderly.
4.To laugh out loudly and continuously; as, the hearers roared at his jokes.
5.To make a loud noise in breathing, as horses having a certain disease. See Roaring, 2.
Roaring boy
a roaring, noisy fellow; - name given, at the latter end Queen Elizabeth's reign, to the riotous fellows who raised disturbances in the street.
Roaring forties
(Naut.) a sailor's name for the stormy tract of ocean between 40° and 50° north latitude.
- Beau. & Fl.
v. t.1.To cry aloud; to proclaim loudly.
This last action will roar thy infamy.
- Ford.
n.1.The sound of roaring.
Arm! arm! it is, it is the cannon's opening roar!
- Byron.
2.A boisterous outcry or shouting, as in mirth.
Noun1.Roarroar - a deep prolonged loud noise
Synonyms: boom, roaring, thunder
2.roar - a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal); "his bellow filled the hallway"
3.roar - the sound made by a lion
Verb1.roar - make a loud noise, as of wind, water, or vehicles; "The wind was howling in the trees"; "The water roared down the chute"
Synonyms: howl
2.roar - utter words loudly and forcefully; "`Get out of here,' he roared"
Synonyms: thunder
3.roar - emit long loud cries; "wail in self-pity"; "howl with sorrow"
Synonyms: howl, ululate, wail, yawl
4.roar - act or proceed in a riotous, turbulent, or disorderly way; "desperadoes from the hills regularly roared in to take over the town"-R.A.Billington
5.roar - make a loud noise, as of animal; "The bull bellowed"
Synonyms: bellow
6.roar - laugh unrestrainedly and heartily
Synonyms: howl
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